CB2500 - Information Management

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Information Systems
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Exclusive Courses:
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2023/24, Semester B 2023/24

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

  • Provide knowledge about the foundations of information management using business information systems;
  • Introduce database management systems, social media, project management, information systems auditing, business continuity planning, and enterprise systems;
  • Introduce the concepts of digital transformation using artificial intelligence (AI), big data, and cloud services;
  • Provide students with hands-on experience to use office management software (e.g., Excel) and business intelligence software (e.g., SAS Enterprise Miner);
  • Highlight advanced information technologies (e.g., Internet of the Things, smart devices, and blockchain) and disruptive technologies; 
  • Equip students with the essential skills to use decision support and business intelligence tools in today’s business world;
  • Explain business information systems relevant to their professional career in Hong Kong and globally.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Information Systems